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Horizontal and Vertical Offset Survey Figures

Take advantage of the special codes available in the Linework Code Sets to create multiple offset Survey Figures with a single set of survey points imported through the Survey Database in Civil 3D.

Do you know about the different special codes that Civil 3D to help you control Survey Figure creation? These codes can be part of the point description and are read and processed while importing data into the Survey Database. 

Autodesk ReCap Update 2.2.1.1

An update release of Autodesk ReCap is available for download, updating from version 2.2.0.25 to 2.2.1.1 and contains the following fixes:

  • Install the latest FARO SDK (5.5.0.44203) by default.

  • Fix issue where some E57 files won't import due to missing fields.

  • Add workaround for AutoCAD issue with smart snapping to some RCS files.

  • Fix issue where intensity could be incorrect for some points.

  • Fix issue where custom range filters could have no effect.

InfraWorks 360 2016.4 is Available

InfraWorks 360 2016.4 has been released and is available for download. 

New features include improvements to the Model Builder, raster terrain overlays, improved bookmarks, expanded roundabout functionality, ramps, left turn lanes, traffic simulation improvements, textures for individual bridge components, custom rainfall data tables and equations, ability to analyze off-road pipes and structures, improved web publishing, and proposal-specific panoramas.

Transform Coordinate Systems with Map 3D Tools inside Civil 3D

Have you have ever started a drawing in a particular coordinate system, only to find out a request has been made to transform it into a different one?  How do you do it?

This process will explain how to do it using Map 3D query tools from within Civil 3d.  This procedure will not work on Civil 3D objects. However, the original drawing can be brought into the new drawing as a Block insert, moved, rotated and scaled to fit the graphics of the new drawing, and exploded bringing the Civil 3D objects into their new locations.

Civil 3D 2016 SP 2 - Feature Line issues

 

Civil 3D 2016 SP2 was released in late December of 2015 and offered several enhancements and fixes to Civil 3D 2016. Some users, however, have been reporting issues with Civil 3D Feature Lines after installing SP2.

Autodesk Software Deployment Basics

Have you been wondering about creating an Autodesk Deployment? Well in this short video, you'll see how to use the basics of creating an Autodesk Deployment and how to modify one as well.

http://autode.sk/1OlBzch

I hope this helps out and always remember that if you need assistance with a sales or technical question please feel free to call us.

Exchange Apps for Autodesk Revit

If you've been interested in adding features and functionality to your Revit software, heres an easy way to do so with multiple types of applications from the Autodesk Exchange App website as you'll see in the video link below.

http://autode.sk/1YsuLLf

 

Clearing the Temp Folder

If you have ever noticed a lag in the access of fileson your pc, clearing the Temp folder can speed up the access of those files like when your PC was new.

Heres a little video on the process.

http://autode.sk/1ltCHO0

Enjoy!

Revit Build Numbers and Updates, how do you tell what you need?

If you ever want to know what update / service pack matches your Revit Build #, heres a quick way to find out.

First open Revit, select the down arrow buy the help button (top right), select about Revit, then you should see the version / build # of your installed Revit.

See below to match the build # of Revit to the Update / service pack.

Also found here on the Autodesk website as well as other versions of Revit.

How to use Autodesk Revit to insert Point Cloud files into your project

If you need to know the basics of inserting Point Cloud Data into a Revit file, here is a video link showing the basics of this process.

http://autode.sk/1PkLE7e

Be on the lookout for more to come over using the Cloud Data within Autodesk Revit later on.

Enjoy!